The Web Platform
March 7–8, 2016: Training
March 8–10, 2016: Conference
San Francisco, CA

Events

One of the things that makes Fluent unique is the abundance of opportunities to interact with others. Even people who naturally cringe at the idea of networking, will find easy ways of meeting new people, joining in discussions, and making connections they’ll value for many years.

Tuesday, March 8

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12:30pm–1:30pm Tuesday, 03/08/2016
Golden Gate Room ABC
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
If you were to pick your “tribe,” what would it be? JavaScript masterminds? Microservices? UX/UI pros? Join other tribe members during lunch at Fluent to share ideas and talk about the issues of the day (and maybe solve a few). Not sure what your tribe is? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different tribe tomorrow. Read more.
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5:15pm–6:45pm Tuesday, 03/08/2016
Salon 8
Average rating: ****.
(4.35, 23 ratings)
If you had five minutes on stage, what would you say? Would you talk about your latest passion? Describe the trip of a lifetime? Teach a hack? We'll find out in this high-energy, fast-paced technology show-and-tell. Speakers are limited to 20 slides, which automatically advance after 15 seconds—that’s the fun of Ignite! Read more.

Wednesday, March 9

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8:15am–8:45am Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Golden Gate Foyer
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Jumpstart your networking at Fluent by coming to the Speed Networking event on Wednesday morning. Bring your business cards and prepare a minute of patter about yourself, your projects, and your interests. You’ll spend 2 minutes exchanging cards and information with another attendee before moving on to another attendee. If there’s time at the end, we’ll have an open mix. Read more.
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10:45am–5:45pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.19, 32 ratings)
This year’s Fluent Exhibit Hall will once again feature companies and individuals using web technologies to connect with the physical world. Projects range from prototypes still in the garage to circuit boards and other cool products. Get your hands on the devices and hear the stories behind the people creating them. Read more.
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10:45am–7:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Expo Hall, Author Signings
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 26 ratings)
Author book signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Wednesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided for the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
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11:00am–5:30pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Yerba Buena Foyer
Average rating: ***..
(3.89, 18 ratings)
The Fluent Developer Community Lounge will provide charging stations and feature sponsored meetup topics and engagement opportunities. See you there! Read more.
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12:30pm–1:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Golden Gate Room ABC (Office Hours)
Office Hours give you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker’s area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Read more.
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12:30pm–1:30pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Golden Gate Room ABC
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
If you were to pick your “tribe,” what would it be? JavaScript masterminds? Microservices? UX/UI pros? Join other tribe members during lunch at Fluent to share ideas and talk about the issues of the day (and maybe solve a few). Not sure what your tribe is? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different tribe tomorrow. Read more.
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5:45pm–7:00pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Exhibit Hall (Salon 3-7)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 20 ratings)
Grab a drink, mingle with fellow attendees, and see the latest in JavaScript and web platform technologies and products from leading companies. The reception happens in the Exhibit Hall on Wednesday evening following the afternoon sessions. Read more.

Thursday, March 10

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10:45am–4:30pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ***..
(3.88, 17 ratings)
This year’s Fluent Exhibit Hall will once again feature companies and individuals using web technologies to connect with the physical world. Projects range from prototypes still in the garage to circuit boards and other cool products. Get your hands on the devices and hear the stories behind the people creating them. Read more.
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10:45am–4:30pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Expo Hall, Author Signings
Average rating: ***..
(3.62, 13 ratings)
Author book signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Thursday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided for the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
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11:00am–5:30pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Yerba Buena Foyer
Average rating: ***..
(3.55, 11 ratings)
The Fluent Developer Community Lounge will provide charging stations and feature sponsored meetup topics and engagement opportunities. See you there! Read more.
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12:30pm–1:00pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Golden Gate Room ABC (Office Hours)
Office Hours give you a chance to meet face-to-face with some of our speakers in a small group setting to discuss the speaker’s area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions. Read more.
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12:30pm–1:30pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Golden Gate Room ABC
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 2 ratings)
If you were to pick your “tribe,” what would it be? JavaScript masterminds? Microservices? UX/UI pros? Join other tribe members during lunch at Fluent to share ideas and talk about the issues of the day (and maybe solve a few). Not sure what your tribe is? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different tribe tomorrow. Read more.
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5:45pm–6:45pm Thursday, 03/10/2016
Atrium
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Join us in the Atrium at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis for a drink and one last chance to connect in person with fellow developers. Read more.